[Mailman-Users] Problem after bin/arch'ing

Ian A B Eiloart iane at sussex.ac.uk
Thu Jul 22 12:06:04 CEST 2004

--On Thursday, July 22, 2004 11:31 am +0200 Brad Knowles 
<brad.knowles at skynet.be> wrote:

> At 10:09 AM +0100 2004-07-22, Ian A B Eiloart wrote:
>>  I haven't tested this, but you should be able to use something like
>>  this. Copy everything between the ---snip--- lines, including the blank
>>  lines, but NOT the snip lines themselves.
> 	The problem with telling people to copy something exactly is when the
> message is processed by a downstream mail server that modifies what
> you've typed, so that other software doesn't get confused as to what
> constitutes an entire message in the mailbox.
> 	In particular, the conversion of "^From_" (where "^" represents the
> beginning of the line, and "_" represents a hard space character) to
> "^>From_".

Ah, yes of course. Sorry, you need to copy everything except the right 
angle bracket in that first line. Otherwise it'll all look like one very 
long message.

Ian Eiloart
Servers Team
Sussex University ITS

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